Matt Baker

Matt Baker is an instructor at Dev Bootcamp Chicago, a 9-week intensive program that teaches you full-stack development. His interests include teaching, well-tested code, functional programming, and data visualization.

The lambda calculus makes his heart skip a beat.

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Replacing callbacks with ES6 Generators

by Matt Baker

By Matt Baker There are a lot of articles out there discussing the use of ES6 generators to remove the “callback pyramid” we so often encounter in JavaScript. Unfortunately, most of them rely on…

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Functional CSS (FCSS)

by Matt Baker

By Matt Baker We’re big fans of functional programming at Wealthfront. Emphasizing immutability and functional style means fewer “surprises” because side-effects are limited or nonexistent. We can quickly build up large systems from discrete, focused…

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